3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Stock Market Today

Welcome to Friday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s stock market and investing in general that you might want to look at today and over the weekend.

1. The twelve countries that are involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has surprised many by recently reaching a preliminary deal. If the TPP is to become a reality, what might it mean for Singapore? I’ve given this issue some thought recently, so you can hit the link to find out more. (Hint: logistics businesses, such as Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust (SGX: A17U), may stand to benefit.)

2. One great way to shorten our learning curve is to learn from the masters. My colleague Chong Ser Jing had recently looked at 16 golden rules that super investor Walter Schloss had relied on to invest. Check out those rules here.

3. Oil prices have fallen hard over the past year-plus, so much so that it may be hard to envision oil moving back up to US$100 per barrel any time soon. Where’s oil heading next? Another of my colleague, David Kuo, had earlier today shared different viewpoints on the topic.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. Motley Fool Singapore writer Stanley Lim doesn't own shares in any companies mentioned.